Special Report

America's Windiest Cities

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19. Great Falls, Montana
> Annual avg. wind speed: 11.5 mph
> Annual max. wind speed: 83 mph
> Daily mean temp.: 44.53° F

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18. Wichita, Kansas
> Annual avg. wind speed: 11.5 mph
> Annual max. wind speed: 84 mph
> Daily mean temp.: 56.54° F

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17. Boston, Massachusetts
> Annual avg. wind speed: 11.5 mph
> Annual max. wind speed: 87 mph
> Daily mean temp.: 51.38° F

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16. Kotzebue, Alaska
> Annual avg. wind speed: 11.7 mph
> Annual max. wind speed: 76 mph
> Daily mean temp.: 22.73° F

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15. Bethel, Alaska
> Annual avg. wind speed: 11.7 mph
> Annual max. wind speed: 77 mph
> Daily mean temp.: 30.63° F

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